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The independent digital media of India is organizing.

Instead of this cumbersome postal voting business, could there be simple floss solution of online voting using blockchain?

The voting could be validated and counted simulatenously by many observers.

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Progressive International
We unite, organise, and mobilise progressive forces around the world.

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'Language is power. When you turn 鈥渢orture鈥 into 鈥渆nhanced interrogation,鈥 or murdered children into 鈥渃ollateral damage,鈥 you break the power of language to convey meaning, to make us see, feel, and care.''

"Our Words are Our Weapons" - Rebecca Solnit

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The FSF 35th birthday celebration will be ending soon, with some of the wonderful videos we鈥檝e received from community members, and some closing remarks. Join us at!

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How many times have you driven by an electronic road sign like one of these?
This is the ADDCO portable sign.


The access panel on the sign is generally protected by a small lock, but often are left unprotected. Upon opening the access panel you can see the display electronics.

The black control pad is attached by a curly cord, with a keyboard on the face.


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Are there cooperatives working in the field of softwares?

I think that my bank gives my transaction data to surveillance monopolies. I realized this because I started getting adverts of things which I never searched for but bought using the bank card.

Sinophobia is growing.

Following some online campaigns, some of my relatives switched from Zoom to Google meet because Zoom is founded by a person born in China.

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